There are two classes of Membership of the Institute being Registered Members and Unregistered Members. These have been updated following the 2017 AGM approval by members as follows:
Registered Members comprise: Life Members; Fellows (FIRMT); Distinguished Branch Members (AIRMT-DBM); Leading Associate Members (LAIRMT); Associate Members (AIRMT) and Retired Members. Only Registered Members are entitled to vote at meetings of the Institute.
Unregistered Members comprise: Honorary Fellows; Honorary Members; Provisional Members; Affiliate Individuals and Affiliate Organisations. Unregistered members have no voting rights.
See the IRMTNZ Membership Categories document for more details.
All Registered and Unregistered Members must comply with the IRMTNZ Rules and the IRMTNZ Code of Ethics.
The Institute has some 1100 members. The names of members, their qualifications and the subjects in which they are registered to teach are set out in the Year Book, which is published annually and can be viewed online. Note: The 2016/17 Year Book has been held back until changes can be made following the new membership categories passed at the 2017 AGM and is not yet available.
Non-retired Registered Members and Provisional Members are listed on the Teacher Search section of the website, which provides an up to date search of teachers by subject, region or last name. Our Affiliate Individuals are listed here, and this page has our Affiliate Organisations.